After 28 events since October 2010, the Positively Pottstown Happy Hour is taking a break! These mostly-monthly gatherings showcased local businesses, arts organizations, bakers, restaurants, and caterers and brought people together for networking. I have a feeling it won't be too long before we're all getting together again... in the meantime, be well and buy local!
HARRISBURG >> In an ambitious first budget plan, Gov. Tom Wolf on Tuesday proposed more than $4 billion in higher state taxes on income, sales and natural gas drilling to support a huge injection of money to schools and property tax cuts as part of an overhaul of the way public education is funded.
PennDOT has temporarily reduced speed limits to 45 miles per hour on most area highways, including Route 422, due to severity of the winter storm and extreme winter road conditions.PennDOT is urging motorists to avoid unnecessary travel but those who must head out will see speeds reduced to 45 mph on the following expressways:• Interstates 76, 95, 476, 676• […]
Harrisburg >> About the only thing most area lawmakers liked about Gov. Tom Wolf's proposed $29.9 billion budget was his willingness to address property taxes.There was a consensus among local legislators that a better school funding formula and cutting property taxes were positive measures mentioned in the Democratic governor's address on Tu […]